During Thursday’s event, Governor Ibikunle Amosun unveiled an 18-feet high drum, an improvement over the 17-feet high drum unveiled last year. The 18-feet drum is acclaimed to be the world tallest drum.
If i were to have written any play, it would have been on corruption, says Okara
Well, probably I should have written more on the fight against corruption. I wished I had written some plays. If I were to have written any play, it would have been on corruption.
From France, Evi-Edna Ogholi rocks with peace and love
This April, Nigeria’s female reggae star of the 1980s and 1990s fame, Evi-Edna Ogholi, will yet again rock the airwaves with her favourite genre of music. She will be reaching her fans from her base in Paris, France.
I always see myself as a product of grace, says AY
The celebration has been ongoing. I think the most difficult part of my career was the early stage when it wasn’t easy to get other people in the industry to accept me as a stand up comedian.
Evangelist Ebenezer Obey marks 75th birthday with music foundation and training institute
Yes, it did. Immediately I was born, my mother started taking me to church. My mother loved God so much and I grew up to see myself in the church. So, I was introduced to music from the church.
‘Gabriel Okara has written in all genres, yet not much attention has been given to his work’
A symposium was organised by the Faculty of Humanity, University of Port Harcourt, in 1991, to celebrate Gabriel Okara at 70. That year I was away, doing my PhD programme at the University of Bordeaux, France.
Declare public holiday for traditional religion, say adherents
Traditionalists have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to send an executive bill to the National Assembly to declare August 20 Isese Day as public holiday to celebrate the various age-long cultures and traditions across the country.
AMP moves Nollywood forward with Nollycare
‘Nollycare: A Nollywood Health and Business Retreat,’ to enlighten filmmakers and members of the various guilds of the need to take care of their health and also talked on how they can access funds for their films.
Adinoyi-Ojo: Harvest of tributes, elegies for the pen master, acolyte of the muse
His play, “The Killing Swamp” was one of the three finalists for the 2010 NLNG Literature Award. In April, 2014, the riveting historical play, that spotlights the struggle in the Niger Delta, thrilled audiences in Abuja for...